sp_script_synctran_commands (Transact-SQL)

APPLIES TO: yesSQL Server noAzure SQL Database noAzure SQL Data Warehouse noParallel Data Warehouse

Generates a script that contains the sp_addsynctrigger calls to be applied at Subscribers for updatable subscriptions. There is one sp_addsynctrigger call for each article in the publication. The generated script also contains the sp_addqueued_artinfo calls that create the MSsubsciption_articles table that is needed to process queued publications. This stored procedure is executed at the Publisher on the publication database.

Topic link icon Transact-SQL Syntax Conventions


sp_script_synctran_commands [@publication = ] 'publication'  
    [ , [@article = ] 'article']  


[ @publication = ] 'publication' Is the name of the publication to be scripted. publication is sysname, with no default.

[ @article = ] 'article' Is the name of the article to be scripted. article is sysname, with a default of all, which specifies all articles are scripted.

Return Code Values

0 (success) or 1 (failure)

Results Set

sp_script_synctran_commands returns a result set that consists of a single nvarchar(4000) column. The result set forms the complete scripts necessary to create both the sp_addsynctrigger and sp_addqueued_artinfo calls to be applied at Subscribers.


sp_script_synctran_commands is used in snapshot and transactional replication.

sp_addqueued_artinfo is used for queued updatable subscriptions.


Only members of the sysadmin fixed server role or db_owner fixed database role can execute sp_script_synctran_commands.

See Also

sp_addsynctriggers (Transact-SQL)
sp_addqueued_artinfo (Transact-SQL)
System Stored Procedures (Transact-SQL)